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Take a deep dive into the FIFA 18 on Switch controversy

EA is very careful with its wording -- I mean, at this point, the publisher has enough experience with courting and engaging disaster -- which is why it calls FIFA 18 on Switch a "custom" edition of the game. For the longest time a lot of p...

 
 
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Blade Runner: When Westwood dreamt of electric sheep

In the wake of Denis Villeneuve's astounding sequel, Blade Runner 2049, people are once again speaking in excited tones about the potential for a new Blade Runner video game experience. I remember back around 2010, when some mysterious art ...

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront II is a much-needed step up

I've spent a few hours with the Star Wars Battlefront II multiplayer beta, and, you know what? I wouldn't mind playing for a few more hours rolling around as a droid or going HAM as Darth Maul. Shallow as the last game often felt, I stuck w...

 
 
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Take a look at this week's Star Wars Battlefront II beta

The Star Wars Battlefront II beta is nearly here and based on how well the beta for the last game went, it should be huge. We recapped the modes and maps last week, but now we've got a concise video to match those words. I'm glad DICE is i...

 
 
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I like where Star Wars Battlefront II's story is headed

Now this is what I was missing from DICE's Star Wars Battlefront. The sequel will have an honest-to-goodness campaign that falls between the events of Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, hence that double-take-inducing image. Here's a...

 
 
 
 
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Need for Speed Payback has the series' biggest open world yet

The last time I touched on Need for Speed Payback, I said I wasn't sure what to make of the game. It hasn't left a strong impression -- for better or worse. And while we do have more to go on with this overview trailer highlighting the sett...

 
 
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According to John Boyega, this is Star Wars Battlefront 2

EA has uploaded a brand new overview trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2 and it features narration from John Boyega, the actor of Finn from the newer Star Wars trilogy. According to him, we're all in for a blast since, "this is a Star Wars ...

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's season pass is free right now

It was just a matter of time before Electronic Arts set the Star Wars Battlefront season pass free. Once the sequel is out in mid-November, most people will move on, and it's hard to imagine anyone's paying for the pass this late into the g...

 
 
 
 
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Give your dog a bone in the Sims 4 Cats and Dogs

It astounds me how each new Sims game releases missing practically all of the features from the previous installment's expansion packs. Sure, there may be some fundamental changes to the structure of the game (Sims 2 introduced aging and 3 ...

 
 
 
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FIFA 18 will be EA's 'big' test for the future of the Switch

We've seen it all before. A big publisher sticks one toe into a Nintendo platform (in this case, the Switch), and says "well everything hinges on this one game," a project that's usually a port. In EA's case, it's FIFA 18. EA has been even ...

 
 
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Specializations will finally return to Battlefield 1

The Specialization system is set to return in EA's Battlefield 1, allowing combatants to acquire skill-boosting perks when out on the front line, engaging in digital warfare. Specializations, for those less-inclined, are effects and abiliti...

 
 
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Respawn: 'We're doing more Titanfall'

It's no secret that Titanfall 2 faced tough competition when it released last October. Respawn Entertainment has been great about delivering free content updates ever since -- we just got a co-op horde mode! -- and that has left fans wonder...

 
 
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Where did all the skateboard games go?

This is a question I've had stuck in my mind recently, but can't quite put my finger on the exact reasons behind it, as there are a number of them that I'll go over. As someone who considers themselves an extreme digital influencer, growing...

 
 
 
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EA Access subscribers now have Titanfall 2

Titanfall 2 is now a part of EA Access and Origin Access, as promised. It's freely playable for members. Assuming you've held onto your subscription (or are thinking of trialing it one of these days), this game's cool. You should take the t...

 
 
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EA had a good quarter, and Mass Effect was a key factor

Mass Effect: Andromeda has had a tough year. It launched to a tepid reception from both consumers and critics. It had technical and tonal issues. Word got out that there was a very strained development process. It was enough that EA ev...

 
 
 
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(Update) The Sims 4 moves to PS4 and Xbox One this November

[Update: A representative from EA has told us that the standard edition will be priced at $40 and that the deluxe edition will be priced at $50.] Premature retailer listings strike again! Earlier this week, we had a strong hunch that ...

 
 
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BioWare's a-maze-ing Anthem cornfield

Every year, people have the opportunity to disappear off the face of the Earth, never to return (probably) by entering the annual Edmonton Corn Maze. This year, BioWare's local development studio took the opportunity to craft the maze of ma...

 
 
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It looks like The Sims 4 is coming to Xbox

The Sims' neighborhood seems set to grow a bit this fall. It seems as if the most recent Sims game is going to break free of its PC-only status and expand to Xbox One. This news comes via a product listing for The Sims 4 on Micros...

 
 




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